General Manager Dale Tallon announced today that the Blackhawks have assigned defensemen Cam Barker and Danny Richmond along with forwards Bryan Bickell and Jonas Nordqvist to Norfolk in the AHL.
The Admirals will finish their regular season this weekend with game in Philadelphia on Friday, Albany on Saturday, and Bridgeport on Sunday.
Cam Barker was recalled by the Blackhawks on January 14th and finished the season in Chicago. He appeared in 35 games for the Blackhawks and scored one goal and eight points with 44 penalty minutes. Barker scored his first career NHL goal on January 14th versus Minnesota.
Danny Richmond was recalled four times by the Blackhawks this season and appeared in 22 games and had two assists and 48 penalty minutes.
Bryan Bickell was recalled by the Blackhawks on April 5th and played the final three regular season games of the season. He scored his first career NHL goal in his first NHL game on April 5th versus Detroit. He added a second goal in the final regular season game on April 8th at Dallas.
Jonas Nordqvist was also recalled by the Blackhawks on April 5th. He also played in his first NHL game versus Detroit on April 5th and picked up his first NHL point with an assist. Nordqvist posted two assists in the three games he played for the Blackhawks.